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, major league baseball umpires. the wildcard playoff game on friday night between the atlanta braves, st. louis cardinals got wild late into the game. a disputed call. the infield fly rule end the braves' season and the career of legendary player chipper jones. look at that. people are not happy. fans went into a frenzy showering turner field with all kinds of debris. the game was delayed for about 20 minutes and when play resumed, it was under protest by the braves. my goodness. terrence moore, sports contributor for cnn.com, columnist for mlb.com joins us right out of the gate. what the heck happened and was this the wrong call? was this dead wrong? >> this was a brutal call. don, it's called the infield fly rule, not the outfield fly rule. if you saw what that umpire did, he made that call closer to the warning track than home plate. this is not good. >> so the mlb responded to a fan demand and added a second wild-card team from each league. but a one-game playoff, is it enough or does this show for at least a best of three format? >> the knee-jerk reaction, we should play more games,
in the majors. it will be the reds, the nationals, the giants, braves and cardinals in the national league with all the division winners already set. so the braves and cardinals have that one-game playoff in the wild card. less clear in the american league, rangers, a's, tigers, orioles, yankees all in but two pennant winners have yet to be determined. a couple of times trying to stay out of that wild card game. with all this talk, you might wonder why we're going to show you a pinch-hit at-bat in the marlins game. greenberg got a second chance to step to the plate in the big leagues last night at the age of 31. his at-bat came against 20-game winner r.a. dickey. he respected him enough to pitch him like any other big leaguer. he struck out swinging but got a standing ovation from the crowd in miami. said after the game he could not have been happier with the way things turned out. >>> coming up at the top of the hour on "morning joe," live from washington, new polling numbers from three key battleground states. just out minutes ago, set the backdrop. whelihan did i cap that thing with the
, braving the elements. >> it's not too bad, but these 90-year-old legs are just a little chilly right now. >> fans also tried to brave the cold. >> it feels a little colder than 45 degrees. my hands are freezing, but the rest of me is warm because i have on a lot of layers. >> and the colder temperatures and even some rain couldn't dampen a fall tradition: a visit to the pumpkin patch. >> we would come rain or shine. >> reporter: others grabbed a cup of warm apple cider, a taste of fall and winter all at once. as temperatures dipped, this cold spell is expected to lapse into the next week. what we don't know yet, let tst is if this is a sign for a cold winter ahead. >> we want to bring in meteorologist julie martin who is monitoring the big chill from weather channel headquarters. julie, good evening. >> good evening, lester. a couple winter blasts are rolling in from the system. we'll see that system reaching the east tomorrow, touching places like virginia and the carolinas, those temperatures to be about 20 degrees below average. behind that, another system moo moves in, this one bring
the magic number was only at one. just in case the nats didn't win, and the braves lost, it didn't matter how they get there, they've gotten there. so yes, didn't got down exactly the way they wanted it to go, and all of the damage done in the second inning. bryce harper slamming into the wall. there was some concern earlier that harp's soldier might be hurt but he is just fine. adam la roche made the last out when he struck out here. the nats already knew at that point that they had won the national league east. when the braves lost in pittsburgh 2-1. so it was time to pop some bottles and celebrate, and the players talked about this historic accomplishment. >> the whole year was a huge group effort. everyone did so many things to help us get to where we're at right now. i haven't even thought about being here myself or how long i've been here. some of these other guys, this is great. >> i'm happy for the guys. they've been through a lot. especially guys like jim and everybody else who has been here for so long. and this is fun. this is great. this is just one step. and you know, the cel
that turned into a pretty wild game. in atlanta, the braves lost to the st. louis cardinals in the first ever one-game wild card playoff. the fans littered the field after a call against the braves in the eighth inning. with one out and runners on first and second base, the braves hit a pop-up to shallow left field. two cardinal players let the ball drop. that would have loaded the bases, but the umpire ruled it an infield fly and the batter was called out. the rule was used to prevent fielders from letting a catchable ball drop in order to get two outs instead of one had they caught the ball. the braves manager protested but was overruled. in the american league wild card, the baltimore orioles beat the texas rangers 5-1 to advance. >>> if you're waking up this morning but not quite feeling 100%, we may have some tips that can get you back to your best. >> announcer: meet tom, a proud dad whose online friends all "like" the photos he's posting. oscar likes tom's photos, but he loves the access to tom's personal information. oscar's an identity thief who used tom's personal info to buy new te
reigns furiously as atlanta braves fans lash out after a controversial call. watch this. >> there are bottles and cans falling short and landing on fans down in the seats close to the field. >> infield fly truly blame. "fox & friends" begins right now. >> look boys and girls. >> hi, clayton, bring in the old refs. >> different sport. >> >> dave is on vacation, huh. >> that's why you are here. >> okay. >> we should mention this morning that mike jerrick, we brought him back down to sea level because of the high altitude. >> is that the explanation? >> i have used that before for many excuses i have used over the years. a rash, many different excuses. >> high altitude for your poor debate performance? that was, of course, one of the excuses we were hearing about this week. al gohl gore floating the excuse that high altitude the reason for the poor debate performance. he gave that incredible speech at the dnc in denver. remember that rousing speech with the columns. that was also in the same city. hard to believe ethics could you say. >> the obama team has yet to really fas
. the braves went on to lose to the cardinals. braves out, cardinals advance. >>> you know that michael phelps can swim. but apparently can play a little golf, too. the most decorated athlete in olympic history upstages some of the best golfers in the world. check this out. >> did it go in? >> 153-foot putt. in the hole. how about that? took about 17 seconds for the ball to go in the hole. that's roughly the time for phelps to swim about 50 meters, roughly the same as the putt he made. he's a 16 handicap golfer. a little better than me. and i never made a putt close to that. a little? >> luck. let's just call it luck. >> luck. >> ron claiborne, thank you. >>> the woman who earned the nickname black widow is facing fresh charges. she will be in court next week, charged with attempted murder for allegedly trying to poison her husband. this from a woman who had previous marriages end in death and who actually did time for killing one of those husbands. abc's john schriffen is here with more on this. >> reporter: bizarre doesn't begin to describe this story. according to reports out of canada, rep
, the braves hit a pop up to shallow left field. the ball drops, though. and the players didn't throw out any of the runners. the umpire called the batter out. he not base wos have been loaded. the newfoundland fly rule is used to letting players to let a fly ball drop to get two outs. the braves manager protested but was overruled. >>> a 220-pound gym teacher claims he was beaten up by a first grader and now he's suing. we'll get schooled on this case with our legal guys. now during chevy truck month, get 0% apr financing for 60 months or trade up to get the 2012 chevy silverado all-star edition with a total value of $8,000. hurry in before they're all gone! >>> in massachusetts a convicted rapist wants visitation rights for the child he fathered from the crime. the victim was 14 at the time. now four years later she says she doesn't want her rapist anywhere near her child. let's bring in our legal guys avery friedman and richard herman. gentlemen, two things really standing out in this case. richard, you know, you first. how unusual is it for a convicted rapist to be held to visitation as w
dropping safely in the out field and so the braves lost the one game wildcard to the cardinals, 6-3. >> arthel: politics, the race for the white house, tightening, and three key swing states according to the latest rasmussen poll, taken after wednesday night's debate, the governor leads president obama in florida and virginia and the president maintains his lead in ohio. so, what are some of the biggest deciding factors for voters in these states? an advisor to democratic senator bob casey and former staffer for democratic governor ed rendell and brad blakeman, a former assistant to president george w. bush. good to see both of you. >> good to see you. >> arthel: we'll dissect it state by state and, florida, it could come down to florida, you have the heavily courted hispanic mayor deeply divided along party lines and strengths and challenges we'll talk about for the president and governor in florida. donna, you start. >> well, i mean, i think it has been accurately voted that florida now qualifies as a purple state because of the divisions you cited. and i think the president's m
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to do with race or religion or ethnicity, but with how much people wait. one brave woman takes the stand. -- on that is next. ally bank. why they have a raise your rate cd. tonight our guest, thomas sargent. nobel laureate in economics, and one of the most cited economists in the world. professor sargent, can you tell me what cd rates will be in two years? no. if he can't, no one can. that's why ally has a raise your rate cd. ally bank. your money needs an ally. >> the truth is i am overweight. you could call me fat and, yes, even obese on a doctor's chart. to the person who wrote me that letter, do you think i don't know that? your accrual words are pointing out something that i don't see. >> this anonymous letter writer is setting a bad example for his own children and the anti bullying month. >> i fight with my weight every day. that woman could have been a more eloquent spokesman for those of us the struggle. stuart: at that tape is self-explanatory. a news anchor receives a nasty letter about her weight. she response on the air. you heard our company's response here now is "my take.
so bravely for us. those two former seals that were there on a private assignment. they weren't working for the government in an official capacity at the time that this occurred. i think so much of them. i believe, obviously, that what happened there was a tragic failure. there had been warnings of a possible attack. there were requests on the part of our -- commission there, of our diplomats there, rather, to have additional security forces. they were turned down. and then, following the tragedy, we saw -- well, misleading information coming from the administration. and in fact, the president didn't acknowledge that this was a terrorist act for what? a week or two? i mean, was in a terrorist attack, lives were lost. this happened on 9/11. we expect candor and transparency from the president, from the administration. we didn't get it. >> sean: all right, governor. good to see you. good night last night for you, obviously. even liberals -- chris matthews agreed. pretty amazing. thank you. appreciate it. >> sean: coming up, stunned and left in total disbelief, the president's me
report that shows america's brave warriors are being denied the right to vote. it's outrageous. why is team obama and the pentagon not helping our fighting men and women cast their absentee ballots? here's kendra rotunda of the military protection voter project. >> this is clearly frustrating their right, their opportunity to be able to cast a ballot this election year. the pentagon frank live seems not to care very much. the pentagon's response is let's wait until after the election and see how things turn out and after the election is too late. >> it is all wrong. we called the pentagon for a response. here's what they had to say "more than 200 installation voter assistance officers exist around the globe. in addition, unit voting assistance officers are available to every unit in every service all over the world. we encourage voters to double-check state-specific deadlines. miss rotunda told us and supplied numbers that absentee ballot voting by military voting is down 50%, 60% and 70% in key battleground states. there is something fishy going on here. we are going to stay with t
. and they can also clinch the division if atlanta loses one game. the braves start a three-game series against pittsburgh tonight. >>> the orioles have punched their ticket to the playoffs, but it came with unexpected excitement. a small fire on the team's charter flight in florida. it forced them to make an emergency landing in jacksonville last night. the team was delayed by about an hour. the o's earned their first trip to the postseason in 15 years after a win over the red sox in the team's home finale. the orioles could still win their division. right now they're tied with the yankees with just three games left to play. >>> the first faint light of dawn beginning to show up. we have patchy dense fog in the rural areas, and it is chilly. you'll need a jacket this morning. we're down in the low to mid-40s much of virginia and maryland. except much of the bay waters near the tidal potomac, where it's in the 50s. shenandoah valley into the mountains this morning, we had light rain that is now gone. increasing clouds and rain moving into virginia. looks like it will make it into the metro area
're not eligible to pay taxes. our brave soldiers from in that cat cat. seniors, disabled vets. if he does well in taking on he made a mistake, and it's difficult to admitif he does that and pivots, then i think president obama can't pile on. he's got to then respond to what governor romney is saying. he created 5.1 million jobs. 31 straight months of job creation. i inherited the biggest mess since the depression and although it's not where i'd like it to be, we've done well and will continue to do well. if you can convince the republicans in congress to pass my jobs bill, the cbo said we'd have 2 million more jobs. governor romney ought to be careful about zingers. especially ones that demean the president. the base will love those, but for the independent, undecided voters, it's a bad tactic. >> it is going to be a fascinated night. thanks, guys. also making news this morning, american airlines says it now knows the reason why seats have come loose on two planes. clamps were apparently improperly installed. crews plan to check 11 more planes today. an inspection found four others with the sa
york can yesterday in honor of a brave navy s.e.a.l. who gave the ultimate sacrifice. >> joining us are michael murphy's parents, dan and maw maureen. >> mrs. murphy, an incredible day yesterday. your son is the recipient posthumously of the medal of honor. now we have a destroyer named after him at pier 88 in the hudson river yesterday. tell us about the feelings that you have and you, mr. murphy, the overwhelming pride and also sadness you must be experiencing at this time. >> well, i'm proud and i'm honored to be the sponsor of the ship. and it's very personal to see your son's name up on a big destroyer. michael was very humble but i think that he would be very happy because the crew and the captain of that ship, they're wonderful. they really are a great crew. and the captain is -- he's a very nice man and he's a good communicator. i think michael would be proud to witness this if he was here. >> mr. murphy, we know you're losing your voice. yesterday was probably a lot of talking for you. but it must have been overwhelming on some level, all of that. tell us your thoughts. >>
't care about those three other brave americans. >> you know he does, though? >> well, to make a statement like that, of course, politicizes an issue that all americans should be concerned about what information there was. and what caused his death, every american, no matter whether democrat or republican. he is the one that's taking the cheap political shot. >> senator john mccain, good to have you here. >> thank you. >>> team romney says the president's campaign is spiking the ball on the 30 yard line, so which is it? is the president's team overly confident, or overly cautious? obama's senior advisor david axelrod is here next. [ female announcer ] ordinary lotions aren't made to treat eczema, so it can feel like you're using nothing at all. but neosporin® eczema essentials™ is different. its multi-action formula restores visibly healthier skin in 3 days. neosporin® eczema essentials™. in 3 days. ♪ chirping beeping camera ahhhh drill sound chirping electric shaver shaking remote tapping sound shaking drill chirping tapping shaking remote wouldn't it be great to have one less bat
of the brave. it's where fear goes unwelcomed... ♪ and certain men... find a way to rise above. this is the land of giants. ♪ guts. glory. ram. >>> we're out here in perfect rocky mountain fall weather. we have some people to ask questions of the candidates. maybe they'll hear them right now. a question for who? >> i have a question for both candidates. how will you assure that all americans will have access to affordable health care, especially those battling cancer and other serious diseases? >> thank you. sir? >> for president -- or, rather, for governor romney i'd ask, if you're going to repeal and replace obama care, what are you going to replace it with? >> well said. your thoughts? who's it for -- who's the question for? >> question for both candidates. i'm an archaeology student, i care about prehistory preservation, i want to know what candidates say about funding for the department of interior and park services, specifically. >> you were the pioneers, the mascot. all right. what side are you on? >> obama. obama! >> you have a question for obama, you got all your ans
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50 minutes. [applause] >> thanks, all of you, for coming and braving the rain. i am thrilled to start by 4 in new york. my wonderful parents are here. the only new yorkers who go to florida to visit their grandchildren. there are a lot of facts and figures and fun characters and colorful stories. i knew it was going to be controversial and it would be revisionist history of the obama stimulus and everybody hates the obama stimulus. obama he did too. a year after it passed a percentage of americans who believe the stimulus created jobs was lower than the percentage of americans who believe elvis was alive. at one point i told the story how obama told his cabinet that the stimulus was the only thing less popular than he was. when you put the words change and obama this close together you are going to get yelled at. the new -- "the new new deal," right wingers the text of the old new deal and left wingers don't think this spineless sellout of a president is fit to share a book jacket with the new deal. i had a feeling some readers wouldn't get past the first four words. and i was right.
your position, keep your seat. every police officer, every firefighter, every one ever our brave men and women that go overseas, they risk their lives, their lives, every day. they never know if they're ever come home and see their family again. and our politicians are afraid of losing their seat? i mean it takes a little bit more balls to run this job and to do this kind of a profession. i mean that's how you get things done. so that's what we need, political courage to go in there, to fix the problems, there's five, six major problems that we have in the united states and they need to be fixed and they should stop picking around and pointing fingers and each other that is not going to build any roads and that's not going to make our ire clean. air clean. >> in your book you lay bare your personal life and your struggles here. having affairs is something that's been surmountable for political figures, public figures in this country. you took it astep beyond. you fathered a child with the family housekeeper. publicly humiliated your wife, maria shriver over and over again. do you thi
at bpshow. >>i believe people are hungry for it. home of the brave. it's where fear goes unwelcomed... ♪ ♪ and certain men... find a way to rise above. this is the land of giants. ♪ ♪ guts. glory. ram. we have a big, big hour and the i.q. will go way up. how are you ever going to solve the problem if you don't look at all of the pieces? >>tv and radio talk show host stephanie miller rounds out current's morning news block. >>you're welcome current tv audience for the visual candy. >>sharp tongue, quick whit and above all, politically direct. >>you just think there is no low they won't go to. oh, no. if al gore's watching today... >> announcer: radio meets television. the "bill press show." nounce heard around the country and seen on current tv, this is the "bill press show." >> john: this is the "bill press show." i'm john fuglesang. you're listening to bill playing bass with blue oyster cult back in 1978 when bill was a touring bassist? >> something like that. >> john: i thought so. joe biden band. i'm not sure. we're taking your calls all
of our brave men or women leave for iraq war afghanistan, they risk their lives. if they can risk their lives for our country, why would send a politician be able to risk their office -- why would not a politician be able to risk their office to make the right decisions? if you have the balls to do -- ges, the guts to do it every police officer and firefighter that i have met, every single day they get up they do not know if they will see their family again. that is the coverage. to risk your life for the community. the politician cannot risk the office? hello? what are we talking about here? it is difficult to govern. it is difficult to be a senator. you can be out after one term. so what? you have served. many moved on to a another job. that is a sad story. that is we want to teacher at the university. institution is about this great information. kids are studying terrific things and how to craft policy and do all of these things and solve the problem. in here now have a different opinion than someone else, how do you get those ideas together and come to a solution and serve the
-- [applause] -- before he became a member of the senate. former -- current -- current, this is the brave man here, current senator john mccain, republican. who -- who again served in our military, served in the house, served in the senate. of course, was the republican nominee for president. you have already met governor schwarzenegger. i toll him -- i told governor schwarzenegger that in fact the context for miss universe is considerably harder then the contest for mr. universe. but he is, of course, our former california governor and convener here at this wonderful institute, which is going hold so much promise. former governor house member and member of the cabinet tom ridge, republican from pennsylvania. [applause] and also distinguished member of the military. and former house member governor and member of the cabinet democrat bill richardson of new mexico. [applause] and i'm going to join these gentlemen now. i toll them if they all sat down first, i would be able to figure out which one was my chair. [laughter] and so governor schwarzenegger, you talk about post partisanship. but i ha
anchor's brave response to a cyber-bully who attacked her over her weight. and why this story is now getting national attention. stay tuned. >> but to the person who wrote me that letter, do you think i don't know that? that your cruel words are pointing out something that i don't see? you don't know me, you are not a friend of mine, so you know nothing about me. and it tastes ? sure does! wow. it's the honey, it makes it taste so... well, would you look at the time... what's the rush? be happy. be healthy. is efficiently absorbed in small continuous amounts. citracal slow release continuously releases calcium plus d with efficient absorption in one daily dose. citracal slow release. megyn: we are tracking some major developments concerning american airlines right now. the pilots' union agreeing to delay the release of a strike authorization vote and to resume stalled contract talks this as the airline deals with a troubling series of mechanical problems. first, there were rows of seats on three of its flights separating from the floor midflight, and then another incident yesterday i
. this is no family picnic race. no way. take a look. 50 couples braving a log hurdle, a pond, and a sand trap on the 278-yard obstacle course. the winners earn cash prices as they cross the finish line. the first was there in under 53 seconds. >> you can run so fast but...the hand off...you must...be very careful. >>heather: the winning couple has won the world-wide wife carrying championship four years in a row. i want to know right there, what would kate do if you were carrying her backwards upside down through mud? >>gregg: i would trip, surely and we would both be in it. >>gregg: you might have seen governor romney's performance at the first presidential debate but before that happened, did you catch this? >> what does romney have to do? >> romney needs to articulate a plan as to what he is going to do to change america. pat's right, he has to make himself accessible to the american people. beyond that, unless people get a sense that he has a clear alternative vision for the country and specific approaches to get there, he will not succeed. >>gregg: was the romney campaign watching "campa
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